Half of New York City is Poor

Half of New York City is Poor

There are 2 comments on the Gawker story from Apr 21, 2013, titled Half of New York City is Poor. In it, Gawker reports that:

In a study that surprises almost no one, the Bloomberg administration has found that half of New York City residents are "poor" or "near-poor" meaning that they were "making less than 150 percent of the poverty threshold." This is a small rise in the amount of poor from 2009, when the recession officially ended.

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progressive liberalscum

West Sayville, NY

#1 Apr 22, 2013
And half of them are illegals draining the coffers.
bigtool

Patchogue, NY

#2 Apr 22, 2013
progressive liberalscum wrote:
And half of them are illegals draining the coffers.
the other half are blacks sitting home collecting checks and trying to figure other ways to game the system.

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